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WIFI auto connect for HTPC in server 2016 standard

I have a htpc that connects to the internet using WIFI as well as gets it lan connectivity through WIFI. Its running server 2016 standard. The machine is set to connect automatically however, when ...
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Netsh interface ip set dns register

One of the parameters of the command Netsh interface ip set dns is register. What is its purpouse? I do not understand the explanations given in the help. Which value is set to this parameter if I set ...
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netsh reset caused net to fail with VPN

So I ran the these lines to fix making a hotspot (would not assign IP address). netsh winsock reset catalog netsh int ipv4 reset reset.log After this, the net works fine. But when I connect with my ...
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Remove Wi-Fi known network from command line / net shell (profile not saved)

Is it possible to remove a Wi-Fi known network (see below) from the command line / net shell in Windows? Not a profile Known network from Windows 10: Settings -> Network & Internet -> WiFi -> ...
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Windows route selection and “route print -6” vs “netsh interface ipv6 show route”

So I'm using Windows 10 and I need to redirect some IPv6 multicast traffic to a specific interface (a USB-Ethernet adapter to be more specific). By default all multicast traffic is going to my WiFi ...
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How to toggle Wi-Fi in Windows 10 via the command line?

If I try to connect to a wireless network using netsh wlan connect when the Wi-Fi toggle switch is off, the following error is displayed: Function WlanGetAvailableNetworkList returns error ...
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Can't enable “Wi-Fi” interface via command line (Windows 10)

I'm trying to figure out how to enable the "Wi-Fi" interface in Windows 10, so that I can connect to a wireless network later using netsh wlan connect. After starting cmd with administrative ...
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netsh error: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process

It is a server running Windows Server 2016 Essentials. Intuit, in all their infinite wisdom, wanted me to run this command on our file server: netsh int ipv4 add excludedportrange protocol=udp ...
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What privelges do I need to run wlan report on windows 10

I have started a powershell/cmd session with admin priveledges and run netsh wlan show wlanreport but it tells me that You must run this command from a command prompt with administrator privilege. ...
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Add firewall rule while Windows Firewall service is disabled

While Windows Firewall service is disabled trying to apply this ↓ command netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name="My App (HTTP-In)" dir=in action=allow protocol=TCP localport=1234 remoteip=...
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Netsh batch file, wont remember the gateway

I'm making a little batch file to change some network adapter settings: Can anyone please explain why this works: netsh interface ipv4 set address name="Local Area Connection" static 192.168.1.11 ...
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netsh in command line to change adaptor settings?

I have been playing around with netsh to make some changes to the network adpater on a machine called "Local Area Connection" I would like to change the IP, SUBNET, GATEWAY & DNS IP: 192.168.1.10 ...
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How to find out IP address and default gateway in XP in cmd when DHCP is enabled?

When DHCP is disabled and network is setup manually, I can run netsh interface ip show config to see IP address and default gateway. However, when DHCP is enabled I can see only that DHCP is enabled ...
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Can't connect to a wireless network using cmd

Im trying to connect my phone to my PC via FTP and open the FTP with Windows Explorer using the cmd. Below are the codes: @echo off echo Setup connection to ftp 192.168.43.1 ipconfig | findstr /...
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How to use Netsh wlan when SSID contains whitespace?

I cannot use netsh WLAN command when the network I am trying to work with contains whitespace. For eg: While working with a network with SSID "Some Network" C:\Users\Padmanava>netsh wlan show ...

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